Cancer has been termed as one of the leading death causing diseases across the world. Many people have succumbed to the disease due to high cost of treatment. Cancer doctors have been few and the disease magnitude has continued to challenge the efforts put by many people to control the disease. Many people have attributed the increasing number of cases to the lifestyle people live today. This has necessitated the development of centers that are trying to develop drugs to combat the disease. Many people have also developed interest and have done cancer research to a professional level. As such, we have professional personalities that have weathered through the storm become renowned scientific researchers.
Clay Siegall is a renowned and excellent biotechnology and researcher that has contributed a lot towards combating the cancer disease. He founded Seattle Genetics in 1998 and has contributed to the growth of the center to the present state. He is the lead scientist and contributed the development of the cancer disease called anti-body drug conjugates. This are cancer drugs that are used in the therapy process where they are used to introduce antibodies in the system to fight with the cancer disease. This has been seen as one of the most efficient way of ensuring that the effects of cancer is minimized. Due to his exemplary leadership and contributions. He has been elected as the chairman of the board and has always contributed positively in the development of the company. He has a rich history in the medical field and has contributed in the development of other organizations which have grown into worldwide entities.
Before joining Seattle Genetics, he was working with Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Research Institute. This was one of his building points in his career that gave him the desired experience to become a successful researcher. Clay Siegall has a rich history in his educational background, he acquired his Ph.D. in Genetics from the George Washington University. Earlier on, he had graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland. This are many achievements that have been credited to the success accompanying Clay Siegall.